American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Latinagamus (“unmarried”), from Ancient Greek
Agama Sentence Examples
Nearly all travellers in the north of Africa mention the Hardhon of the Arabs (Agama stellio), which is extremely common, and has drawn upon itself the hatred of the Mahommedans by its habit of nodding its head, which they interpret as a mockery of their own movements whilst engaged in prayer.
The brilliantly coloured red and blue lizard (Agama colonorum) is found in the coast region of eastern Liberia.